Restaurant District Manager
Little Rock, AR 72201
What is most important for your career? Opportunity for advancement? A chance to make an impact? We are one of the country’s most recognized and successful casual dining concepts. As a Restaurant Manager with us, you’ll discover the right mix of work and personal life. On top of our opportunities for career development, we consistently teach and coach our hourly employees updated ways to increase sales and keep your stores running smoothly.
Title of Position: Restaurant District Manager
Job Description: This particular District Manager candidate will be accountable for overseeing the operations of our restaurants in the market while creating a strong group of professionals through recruitment, coaching, mentoring and development. The District Manager is in a position to lead their team by example following guidelines, procedures and our businesses values. As the District Manager, you will be engaged in all aspects of generating a multi-million dollar company from building guest relationships to promoting local community involvement. You'll architect techniques to increase sales and revenue targets, and integrate our strategic blueprint. We have been searching for a District Manager with value-driven leadership who's prepared to make the choices essential to achieve excellent outcomes. If you have the skill for building others and a passion for excellent service, this can be the best opportunity to enhance your career!
- Team Environment and Great Advancement Opportunities
- Bonus Potential
- Health / Dental Insurance
- Paid Vacation
- 3+ years of current Full Service Restaurant District Manager experience overseeing a minimum of 4 stores
- Has a sense of urgency, thrives in a fast-paced environment and has guest focus mentality
- Ability to drive sales and guest service initiatives by motivating team members
- Understands Profit and Loss Reports, Food Cost, Inventory, Food Safety and Sanitation Requirement
- Ability to hire, train and develop Management
Apply Now - Restaurant District Manager located in Little Rock, Arkansas!
Jacob Tarabar, CPC
Executive Recruiter | Restaurant Division
Since 2006, Jacob Tarabar has been an integral part of the Gecko Hospitality community
He joined Gecko as a part-time Recruiter covering the state of Arkansas, and in 2010, Jacob came aboard full-time, dedicating all his efforts to finding new opportunities for candidates in the market. Two years later, he took over recruiting in Delaware. In addition to his recruiting contributions, Jacob has been actively involved assisting with Gecko Hospitality's advertising and website Job Management for several franchise partners, improving the quality, results and organization of their advertising.
Jacob and his family currently reside in the St. Louis area, though he still finds time to avidly root for Philadelphia sports teams, including the Super Bowl LII Champion Philadelphia Eagles.
“This was absolutely an experience above anything I expected; I applied for a job and had an amazing experience working with Jacob. He gave me helpful advice and was very encouraging and critiqued what I could do better to help me get the job I really wanted. I have already recommended this company to 2 of my friends looking to get different jobs in Texas and I can not speak enough to how helpful my experience was with Gecko Hospitality.” - April R.
“It was amazing Jacob I have used in the past and he is great at what he does. I will always use him for future endeavors.” - Robert T.
“I’ve used Gecko multiple times and Jacob has been terrific." - Colby C.
"Jacob was outstanding, he was extremely helpful and understanding of my personal situation and goal for employment. I was connected quickly and moved through the interview process fast, unfortunately I went to the final phase and was not accepted for the position. Jacob worked hard to get me in touch with another position knowing my need for employment. He quickly lined up another interview and I moved through that process quickly as well. I can truly say that Jacob was one of if not the best in assisting me through the process and I would definitely refer him to others in need" - Robert S.
“I had an amazing experience with Gecko and them helping me find an amazing job! They listened to all of my needs and came through perfectly!!” - Samantha B.
"Jacob is friendly, professional and very knowledgeable. I was unsure of what path to take. He was patient and persistent. He knew what I wanted even if I didn't. I am now happily employed with a company I believe can become "home". Thank you so very much!!” - Diane R.